About public transport


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West Coast line

Go to Penrith Station on the Avanti West Coast website to see the departures, arrivals, location map and more. Penrith North Lakes (PNR) station is on the West Coast line which goes from London to either Glasgow or Edinburgh.

Settle - Carlisle Railway

Visit the Settle-Carlisle Railway website to find out about the Settle - Carlisle Railway which runs through Eden. Trains stop at Kirkby Stephen, Appleby, Langwathby, Lazonby and Armathwaite railway stations.


Find out where the taxi ranks in Penrith.

Find out about the licensed wheelchair accessible taxis.

Community Transport

Community transport schemes voluntary car, minibuses, dial-a-ride and rural, village and community wheels.

Ullswater Steamers

Go to the Ullswater Steamers website to find out the sailing times for the steamers, which stop at Pooley Bridge, Howtown, Glenridding and Aira Force piers.


There are no airports within Eden District. The nearest airport with passenger flights are:

Last updated: Wednesday, 24 April, 2024.